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    Weekend Happenings: TX Folklife Festival, Car Show Extravaganza, People & Pets

    Play In SA SAN ANTONIO — We’re counting down towards the weekend! Here are four events you’ll want to make time for as you Play in S.A. TEXAS FOLKLIFE FESTIVAL Friday – Sunday Institute of Texan Cultures Get ready for the state’s biggest cultural celebration! The Texas Folklife Festival starts Friday at the Insitute of Texan Cultures and runs all weekend. Experience authentic ethnic cuisine, music, dance and arts and crafts from the several cultures that make up Texas hertiage. News 4 San Antonio is a proud sponsor of the event. Tickets can be bought online or at the gate. CAR SHOW EXTRAVAGANZA Saturday, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Watercrest…

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    New Fiesta music festival comes to UTSA Park West

    Chaparral Music Festival on Saturday, April 21 from 3 p.m. to 11 p.m. at the UTSA Park West Athletics Complex located at 800 TX-1604 Loop and Kyle Seal Parkway. >> Purchase tickets to the Chaparral Music Festival. The new official Fiesta event features an outdoor concert headlined by Texas country music stars Kyle Park, the George Navarro Band and the Chris Saucedo Band. There will also be a DJ and plenty of food from local vendors. Tickets are $25 for general admission and $20 for UTSA students. Children 12 and under get in free. All proceeds support scholarhips, programs and services for the UTSA Alumni Association and the San Antonio…

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    TX: Aviator Found True Love Twice

    April 09–Harry Mathews, air traffic controller, flight instructor, and pilot, was blessed with two great loves. As a youth, Mathews’ grandmother knew how to grab his attention. “She had a way of making Bible stories come alive,” wife Barbara Mathews said. “It was like she knew the characters and made them real to the kids.”. Moments like this forged Mathews’ faith and modeled the family he would later start. Mathews died April 5, 2018. He was 86. Having a penchant for living with purpose, Mathews did what he loved. As a teenager, Mathews played the drums for the country-western band The Circle Arrow Boys. It was a group that he…

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    DOBO position a key piece of Penny Hardaway’s future staff

    Memphis Head Coach Penny Hardaway (Photo: Addie James, 247Sports) The common sentiment is that head coach Penny Hardaway needs a strong X’s-and-O’s presence beside him on the bench — which he does — but the first time college coach has – in our opinion – a much more pressing hire to make. Coach Hardaway needs to zero in and close a strong Director of Basketball Operations – also known as the DOBO – with quickness. Memphis’ 2017-2018 basketball roster is currently in limbo. Outside of David Nickelberry – who announced his intentions to transfer earlier this week – the players eligible to return for next season are currently evaluating their…

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    California home to 77 of 100 most expensive ZIP codes in US

    New York and Washington, D.C. are the top-earning regions in the country. Image credit: PropertyShark The most expensive places to live in the United States are concentrated on the West Coast, and yet data from PropertyShark shows that the nation’s wealthiest people tend to live in the opposite side of the country. PropertyShark analyzed the most expensive ZIP codes in the country compared to where the country’s wealthiest people actually live. The data showed that high-income residents do not necessarily live in the most expensive places, an interesting datapoint that should be on any luxury real estate developer’s mind. Wealth disparities Of the nation’s top earning ZIP codes, the places…

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    Big Brothers & Big Sisters of South TX recruiting for 300 men campaign

    Armen Babajanian, Chief Operations Officer of Big Brothers and Big Sisters of South Texas, discussed the organization’s campaign to recruit 300 men by Father’s Day 2018. SAN ANTONIO- Armen Babajanian, Chief Operations Officer of Big Brothers and Big Sisters of South Texas, discussed the organization’s campaign to recruit 300 men by Father’s Day 2018. He talked about the process to become a Big Brother, including outcomes of Big Brothers paired with Little Brothers. He also explained how the viewer can help the organization. From New Year’s Day to Father’s Day this year, the Big Brothers and Big Sisters of South Texas will be having their #300men by Father’s Day campaign.…

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    Round Rock And Austin Employers Seek To Hire Qualified Candidates

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